Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33
000
WGUS84 KJAN 240104
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
804 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Mississippi...

  Chickasawhay River At Enterprise affecting Clarke County
  Tallahala Creek At Laurel affecting Jones County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.

The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.

&&

MSC067-250704-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LURM6.1.ER.170622T0815Z.170625T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
804 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Tallahala Creek At Laurel
* until further notice.
* At 7:45 PM Friday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.0 feet
  tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 16.5 feet...Water begins to affect building on the right
  bank just downstream near Highway 15. Several other buildings
  further downstream are affected as well.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Water begins to cover Old Sandersville Road.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sat   Sun   Mon Crest Time  Date

Tallahala Creek
Laurel         13  13.0 Fri 08 PM  15.0  15.8  15.5  16.0 07 PM 06/24


&&


LAT...LON 3137 8915 3156 8923 3181 8913 3182 8902
      3156 8911 3140 8914



$$

MSC023-250704-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-170627T0336Z/
/ENSM6.1.ER.170623T2255Z.170625T0000Z.170626T1536Z.NO/
804 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Monday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Chickasawhay River At Enterprise
* until Monday evening.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 25.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 29.5 feet
  tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 30.0 feet...Water begins to cover several streets and
  roads.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Water is beginning to overflow the banks from
  the confluence of the Chunky River and Okatibbee Creek to approximately
  3 miles downstream.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sat   Sun   Mon Crest Time  Date

Chickasawhay River
Enterprise     25  25.3 Fri 07 PM  28.1  29.0  25.6  29.5 07 PM 06/24


&&


LAT...LON 3200 8878 3208 8883 3216 8890 3220 8879
      3211 8873 3205 8868



$$




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.